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Gary Shank from "Top Shot" is one of the contestants in Season 4 of the History Channel reality competition series. He is a 28-year-old firearms instructor from Reno, Nevada.

A former gun library manager and current Civil War re-enactor, Gary Shank ("Top Shot 4") collects historical firearms and appraises them in his spare time. Like his father before him, Gary now works as a firearms instructor at an indoor shooting range in Reno, Nevada. Because of his work as an amateur weaponry historian,
Gary Shank in "Top Shot 4"
Gary Shank Top Shot 4
Gary has picked up skills with tomahawks, archery, throwing stars, and blowguns. And of course, he has experience shooting cannons during Civil War re-enactments. Gary also shoots in local IDPA, USPSA and cowboy action 3-gun matches, where he goes by the nickname "Corporal Punishment." He says his Top Shot competitors should fear him. "Without any major titles over my head or any true specialty area, they're gonna look at me and go, 'I don't know ... ' And the unknown is kinda scary."

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Where does Gary Shank live? Find out here.

Age: ∼32 years old
Current Residence: Reno, NV

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